| Oct 16, 2010
| 3:23 PM
Neighbors on 215th Street in Hollis, Queens are calling it the attack of the old green giants. Some of the towering trees that beautify their block, threatened their very lives while carving out a path of destruction.
"It's so weird because first our...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 5:34 PM
Subway riders are having their patience tested even more than usual this weekend with the MTA in the midst of its long-term, systemwide rebuilding effort.
Every line is being affected, except for the "L" line, the 42nd street Shuttle and the Staten...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 2:58 PM
HOLLIS, NY (PIX11) -- Muggers shot and killed a Queens woman in front of her husband after she refused to hand over her purse Sunday night, police said.
Around 8:30 p.m. Rabie Muhammed, 23, was confronted by three men wearing hoodies as she walked...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 2:15 PM
The New York City Police Department released surveillance video this afternoon of three men who they suspect left a young wife dead on a Queens street this past Sunday.
Rabia Mohammed, 23, was reportedly walking down 204-th Street in Hollis, with her...
| Oct 12, 2010
| 10:47 AM
An elderly couple was discovered dead inside their Queens home early Tuesday, police said.
According to authorities, the couple's son called 911 at around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, telling a dispatcher that his mother and father were not breathing.
| Jul 27, 2011
| 7:20 AM
“What makes you so special?” sneers the archvillain, a noseless Nazi. “Nothing,” replies Steve Rogers, aka Captain America. “I'm just a kid from Brooklyn.” It's classic Marvel, the “relatable” superhero: you...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 7:41 PM
What started out as a report of a man shot in his Queens home turned into a triple shooting, double homicide investigation early Friday morning.
Cops arrived at a home located at 121-17 Grayson Street, near 122nd Avenue in Springfield Gardens just before...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Rajwinder Kaur, 26, was found in Dallas, Texas after nearly a week of her initial disappearance.
She was last seen in Hollis, Queens around 8 p.m. before her sister received a cryptic text message from Rajwinder's phone that said "the owner of this phone...
| May 15, 2009
NEW YORK ( WPIX) -- An assistant principal at a Queens public school, who came down with a severe case of swine flu, is clinging to life at a local hospital.
Doctors say Mitchell Wiener, 55, a 31-year veteran teacher at IS 238 in Hollis, is breathing...
| May 18, 2009
A school assistant principal became the city's first death linked to swine flu, and the number of cases in Japan surged to more than 120 on a wave of new confirmations, prompting government-ordered school closures and cancellations of public events....
| May 18, 2009
Budget cuts mean five weekday trains on three branches and some weekend service to Freeport will be canceled this summer, the LIRR announced Thursday.
The new schedule, which takes effect Monday, includes additional revisions on several branches that...
| May 20, 2009
As swine flu continued Tuesday to migrate through city schools and Rikers Island, city health officials said preliminary test results show a Queens toddler did not die of the virus.
In a statement Tuesday night, the city health department said tests on...